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a talk to be given by Per Backman, Foreign Ministry of Sweden

 
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a talk to be given by Per Backman, Foreign Ministry of Sweden
by Tracy Hart - Wednesday, October 4, 2017, 8:40 AM
 

"From Soviet Perestroika to Brexit: Observations of a Swedish Footsoldier Diplomat," a talk to be given by Per Backman, Foreign Ministry of Sweden

 

Friday, October 6, from 3:00-4:00 pm, Marston Hall 305

Mr Backman is currently Counselor of Sweden at the Inter-American Development Bank in Washington, DC. 

A graduate of Uppsala University, the Swedish Diplomatic Academy, and the University of Kansas, Per Backman has represented Sweden at the Permanent Mission to the EU in Brussels, the Premanent Mission to the UN in New York, and has done diplomatic service at Swedish embassies in: Moscow, Prague, Tallinn, Ljubljana, and Zagreb.